photo: GRD4 B&W wide angle

Started Aug 28, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: photo: GRD4 B&W wide angle
In reply to Andrewteee, Aug 29, 2012

Andrewteee wrote:

The color version was fine (I like the combination of colorful sky enshrined in the earth-toned ground), but the B&W conversion abstracts it a bit. Personally, I would darken the B&W version, but then, I prefer dark imagery.

Entirely up to you which you prefer

I tend to go with darker stuff too. In this case the darker it got the less it worked for me, it all just got too muddy, especially with that huge central area of dark. The clouds and wet gravel were so overpowering I ended up backing off on the "clarity" of the wet area and increasing it on the "lips" to make it work. At least, this is what worked for me.

Thanks for your thoughts and prodding.

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